Rohdea japonica (Thunb.) Roth
  • Nov. Pl. Sp.


This taxon is accepted by Asparagaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Rhizome suberect, 1.5--2.5 cm thick. Leaves 3--8(--12), dark green, lanceolate-oblong, oblanceolate, or lanceolate, gradually narrowed to both ends, 15--50 × 2.5--7 cm, thickly papery, apex acute to subacuminate. Scape 2.5--4(--10) cm, stout. Spike suboblong, 3--4 × 1.2--1.7 cm, densely many flowered; bracts ovate, 2.5--6 × 2--4 mm. Perianth pale yellow, 4--5 × ca. 6 mm; lobes small, thick. Anthers ovate, 1.3--1.5 mm. Berries red at maturity, globose, ca. 8 mm in diam. Fl. May--Jun, fr. Sep--Oct. 2 n = 14, 36, 38, ca. 72*.

 Information From

Asparagaceae
World Flora Online Data. 2017.
  • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
  • B Missouri Botanical Garden
World Flora Online consortium
http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).